About

Welcome to the Wendish Research Exchange's WendBlogs section. Here you will read the musings and advice from one of several Wendish Blogmeisters whom have generously volunteered their time to participate. Please recognize that responses to your comments may or may not be forthcoming, but you are certainly encouraged to comment.

Pages

Background Information.

Tag Cloud

Archives

Categories

Links

Search

Latest Comments

Dee Wait (Dr. J. Dan Schuma…): I think this was the hospital my aunt worked at. Her name was Emma Wait (she died in 1981). I remem…
Weldon Mersiovsky… (Nostalgic about B…): Ray – I am also nostalgic about brown paper bags. I would save them today except we have no use for …
Weldon Mersiovsky… (Remembering the O…): Thank you to Sue Brushaber for the picture of the Old Black Bridge of Dime Box. From Sue: “I fina…
Dan (Automobiles and t…): I remember my parents actually going around without me when I became old enough to drive, searching …
Dan (The Bad Manners o…): Totally agree with your thoughts here! Why has decency and consideration for others become a lost ar…
Dan (Advent/Christmas …): Thank you Ray, for sharing this with us. Some thoughtful reflections of the ongoing dynamics of our …

Stuff

XML: RSS Feed 
XML: Atom Feed 

It Must Be The Noodles!

Sunday 26 January 2025 at 7:38 pm

This article by Ray Spitzenberger first appeared in the April 2010 Newsletter of the Texas Wendish Heritage Society. In this blog you will find Ray's contributions to the Texas Wendish Heritage Society Newsletter as well as his contributions to a column he writes for the East Bernard Express, of East Bernard, Texas.
Read More

Thoughts About Eternal Flames on President's Day

Tuesday 20 February 2018 at 12:44 am

This article by Ray Spitzenberger first appeared in IMAGES for February 22, 2018, East Bernard Express, East Bernard, Texas.

Read More

A Man Of All Books: Gardens Carried In His Pocket

Monday 19 February 2018 at 12:02 am

This article by Ray Spitzenberger first appeared in IMAGES for February 15, 2018, East Bernard Express, East Bernard, Texas.

Read More

Happiness: Illusion, Delusion, Conclusion

Monday 12 February 2018 at 9:21 pm

This article by Ray Spitzenberger first appeared in IMAGES for February 8, 2018, East Bernard Express, East Bernard, Texas.

Read More

Slavic Traditions: The East Bernard Czech-Catholic Daughters Homemade Noodle Soup Supper and Wendish-Lutheran Noodles

Monday 05 February 2018 at 5:34 pm

This article by Ray Spitzenberger first appeared in IMAGES for February 1, 2018, East Bernard Express, East Bernard, Texas.

Read More

Rural Life And Grit Magazine Coming To The Rescue

Monday 29 January 2018 at 7:59 pm

This article by Ray Spitzenberger first appeared in IMAGES for January 25, 2018, East Bernard Express, East Bernard, Texas.

Read More

Never Say Never Regarding Technology Changes

Monday 22 January 2018 at 6:50 pm

This article by Ray Spitzenberger first appeared in IMAGES for January 18, 2018, East Bernard Express, East Bernard, Texas.

Read More

Looking Back At A Couple of Decades Of Progress For East Bernard

Monday 15 January 2018 at 02:48 am

This article by Ray Spitzenberger first appeared in IMAGES for January 11, 2018, East Bernard Express, East Bernard, Texas.

Read More

Hoping For A World With More Kindness In 2018

Monday 08 January 2018 at 8:04 pm

This article by Ray Spitzenberger first appeared in IMAGES for January 4, 2017, East Bernard Express, East Bernard, Texas.

Read More

Like 1917, 2017 Has Not Been One Of The Better Years

Monday 01 January 2018 at 11:10 pm

This article by Ray Spitzenberger first appeared in IMAGES for December 28, 2017, East Bernard Express, East Bernard, Texas.

Read More

Celebrating Advent Continues Through Christmas Eve

Monday 25 December 2017 at 8:55 pm

This article by Ray Spitzenberger was first published in IMAGES for December 21, 2017, East Bernard Express, East Bernard, Texas.

Read More

Hate Verbosity? Try Haikus

Monday 18 December 2017 at 10:14 pm

This article by Ray Spitzenberger first appeared in IMAGES for December 14, 2017, East Bernard Express, East Bernard, Texas.

Read More

For the Love of Recipes and Cookbooks

Monday 11 December 2017 at 8:33 pm

This article by Ray Spitzenberger first appeared in IMAGES for December 7, 2017, East Bernard Express, East Bernard, Texas.

Read More

Football Playoffs and the Season of Exuberance

Monday 04 December 2017 at 7:53 pm

This article by Ray Spitzenberger first appeared in IMAGES for November 30, 2017, East Bernard Express, East Bernard, Texas.

Read More

Coming Soon: Our Annual Tree-Jinx Opera

Monday 27 November 2017 at 8:53 pm

This article by Ray Spitzenberger first appeared in IMAGES for November 23, 2017, East Bernard Express, East Bernard, Texas.

Read More

Whatever Happened to the Circus?

Monday 20 November 2017 at 8:44 pm

This article by Ray Spitzenberger first appeared in IMAGES for November 16, 2017, East Bernard Express, East Bernard, Texas.

Read More

"Buck Fever" Widespread During Deer Season

Monday 13 November 2017 at 9:55 pm

This article by Ray Spitzenberger first appeared in IMAGES for November 9, 2017, East Bernard Express, East Bernard, Texas.

Read More

The Flu Has No Respect For Your Schedule Or Your Problems

Monday 06 November 2017 at 9:22 pm

This article by Ray Spitzenberger first appeared in IMAGES for November 2, 2017, East Bernard Express, East Bernard, Texas.

Read More

And Then There Was Game 7 ... and 8

Monday 30 October 2017 at 5:49 pm

This article by Ray Spitzenberger first appeared in IMAGES for October 26, 2017, East Bernard Express, East Bernard, Texas.

Read More

The Nature of the Drug Store, Now and In the 1930s

Monday 23 October 2017 at 12:04 am

This article by Ray Spitzenberger first appeared in IMAGES for October 19, 2017, East Bernard Express, East Bernard, Texas.

Read More

Before Harvey, Irma, Jose, and maria, there was Carla

Monday 16 October 2017 at 11:30 pm

This article by Ray Spitzenberger first appeared in IMAGES for October 12, 2017, East Bernard Express, East Bernard, Texas.

Read More

Notes and Interviews From the Past About Holy Cross Church

Monday 09 October 2017 at 5:53 pm

This article by Ray Spitzenberger first appeared in IMAGES for October 5, 2017, East Bernard Express, East Bernard, Texas.

Read More

Quilting: Addiction or Artistic Predilection

Monday 02 October 2017 at 10:01 pm

This article by Ray Spitzenberger first appeared in IMAGES for September 28, 2017, East Bernard Express, East Bernard, Texas.

Read More

From Union State Bank to the Best Little Coffee House on the Gulf Coast

Monday 25 September 2017 at 04:02 am

This article by Ry Spitzenberger first appeared in IMAGES for September 21, 2017, East Bernard Express, East Bernard, Texas.

Read More

Love of Dictionaries and the English Language

Monday 18 September 2017 at 12:20 am

This article by Ray Spitzenberger first appeared in IMAGES for September 14, 2017, East Bernard Express, East Bernard, Texas.

Read More